Canada’s oil sands could struggle to rebound, with potentially billions of barrels of oil being kept underground permanently.
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The Iron Ore Company of Canada (IOC) is taking advantage of rocketing iron ore prices by pushing forward with its Wabush 3 iron ore mine in Labrador, Canada.
A practical method for extracting the uranium present in the oceans could help make nuclear power a viable part of the quest for a carbon-free energy future, researchers say.
The Gochagar Lake project, until now property of Diamond Hunter, consists of four claims covering 3,759 hectares located in northern Saskatchewan.
The target group was the the top diamond consumer in 2015, a year in which most commodities plummeted, hitting the mining industry very hard.
A drill program at the mine's North Kao deposit has added 262,000 ounces to the reserves, extending Karma's life to more than 10 years.
The donation by the company's founder Ross Beaty aims to enhance the museum’s national research and collections that are focused on species discovery.
Miners and explorers are only spending a third of what they did four years ago – and proportion of greenfield exploration are at record lows.
Balmoral Resources Ltd. announced that drilling has extended the Bug South gold deposit on the Martiniere Property in Quebec to a depth of 350 vertical meters and it "remains open down-plunge below this level."
Integra Gold Corp. and Goldcorp Inc. are pleased to announce the five finalists and 11 semi-finalists for #DisruptMining.
The world's No.1 heavy machinery maker is telling miners not to rest on their laurels now that the industry is finally coming back up from a brutal downturn and keep focused on maximizing returns and efficiency.
While the phrase is on many people’s lips, the impact of fake news on the financial markets and high-frequency trading is not yet clearly defined.
BHP Billiton still sees potash as a key commodity in which to base its future growth despite prices for the fertilizer remain weak.
Belo Sun Mining Corp. has awarded FLSmidth the first phase of an EPC contract for the Volta Grande gold mine processing plant in Brazil’s Amazon region.
The Canadian junior explorer argues its exploration application was not processed in accordance with the country’s mining code.
The owner of Canada's coldest mine is hoping to reach another milestone with an unusual piece of exploration equipment.
Agnico Eagle's board of directors has given the go-ahead for construction of the Meliadine and Amaruq gold mines in Nunavut.
Down more than 6% Friday as realities of Japanese reactor restarts make an impact.
The gold market dwarves turnover on the Dow Jones and the S&P 500 combined, German and UK government bonds and even some of the top currency pairs.
The Hohe See wind park, to be located in the North Sea, has a planned capacity of about 500 megawatts.
Rebuttal comes as shareholders launched an investigation over possible false and misleading statements made by the miner about its Pebble copper-gold project in Alaska.
Shares in Seabridge Gold jumps after Toronto company adds 3m ounces gold and 2.1bn pounds copper resources at its KSM project in northern British Columbia.
Zinc was the second-best performing commodity in 2016, with a staggering 65.7% return.
The company is focusing on assets with the potential to add as much as 1.1 million ounces of gold to its total output beyond 2021.
The firm, North America's No.1 producer of coking coal, benefitted from the price rally — steelmaking coal climbed 155.5% to $207 in the quarter.